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by silent knight
Sat Apr 25, 2015 9:07 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 140
Views: 67333

Re: MG08/15

Malancourt is a little village located near "cote 304" battlefield in the North East of France

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by silent knight
Sat Oct 25, 2014 8:41 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: 8,8cm FLAK casing
Replies: 5
Views: 3261

Re: 8,8cm FLAK casing

No, I don't have an explanation

Here is a 3D rendering of complete rounds
Left: 8,8cm Spgr. L/3,7 (FLAK)
Right: 8,8 cm Spgr L/3,6 (Kz.) (Marine)

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Regards,
Pascal
by silent knight
Sat Oct 25, 2014 3:44 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: 8,8cm FLAK casing
Replies: 5
Views: 3261

Re: 8,8cm FLAK casing

Dear all, Here is another one :D Recently, I picked up the following 8,8 cm K-FLAK shell casing. The dimensions of the shell are as follows: Height 522mm Base diameter 107mm Calibre 88mm Based on these dimensions this shell represents a 8,8cm FLAK casing, according to the kaiserbunker . Edwin If yo...
by silent knight
Fri Oct 24, 2014 11:14 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: 8,8cm FLAK casing
Replies: 5
Views: 3261

Re: 8,8cm FLAK casing

Hi Edwin

are you sure your casing is for the 8,8 cm FLAK?
The normal dimensions of this cartridge case are:

height: 560mm
base diameter: 113mm

Regards,
Pascal
by silent knight
Fri Aug 05, 2011 1:38 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: The Big Bang Theory #4: 15cm SK L/40 Cartridge Casing
Replies: 12
Views: 4646

Re: The Big Bang Theory #4: 15cm SK L/40 Cartridge Casing

Tony without Kaiser wrote:I prefer the white background over the darker one:thumbright:
I have modified the background of the 15 cm. Spgr. L/3,6

Pascal
by silent knight
Fri Aug 05, 2011 12:44 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: The Big Bang Theory #4: 15cm SK L/40 Cartridge Casing
Replies: 12
Views: 4646

Re: The Big Bang Theory #4: 15cm SK L/40 Cartridge Casing

Here is the 15 cm. Hbgr. 16 shell for the Krupp 15 cm k16 with it's 725mm casing
The shell has a false cap

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Pascal
by silent knight
Fri Aug 05, 2011 4:21 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: The Big Bang Theory #4: 15cm SK L/40 Cartridge Casing
Replies: 12
Views: 4646

Re: The Big Bang Theory #4: 15cm SK L/40 Cartridge Casing

yes Tony, this is 3D drawing

Here are the 2 casings

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by silent knight
Thu Aug 04, 2011 3:36 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: The Big Bang Theory #4: 15cm SK L/40 Cartridge Casing
Replies: 12
Views: 4646

Re: The Big Bang Theory #4: 15cm SK L/40 Cartridge Casing

Here is a 15 cm. Spgr. L/3,6 shell for the 15 cm. SK L/40 and it's cartrige casing
The fuze is a Dopp. Z. S/43

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Regards,
Pascal
by silent knight
Sun Apr 29, 2007 8:05 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: My PB 23 Pickelhaube
Replies: 10
Views: 4508

Sorry, but I really don't know what this mark can be.

Pascal
by silent knight
Sun Apr 29, 2007 7:18 am
Forum: WWI
Topic: IR 24 Monument
Replies: 4
Views: 2975

This monument is located near Azannes a little village 8km from fort Douaumont.
Every year a group of german people come here to restore it.
More details here

Pascal
by silent knight
Sun Apr 22, 2007 3:00 am
Forum: WWI
Topic: IR 24 Monument
Replies: 4
Views: 2975

IR 24 Monument

Monument of german IR 24 in Herbebois near Azannes (France). This regiment took part to the capture of fort Douaumont on February 25 1916 http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/Herbebois014.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/Herbebois007.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/...
by silent knight
Sun Apr 22, 2007 2:51 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: My PB 23 Pickelhaube
Replies: 10
Views: 4508

Thank you all for four comments

Pascal
by silent knight
Sat Apr 21, 2007 4:11 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: My PB 23 Pickelhaube
Replies: 10
Views: 4508

My PB 23 Pickelhaube

My last acquisition http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/pionneer019.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/pionneer013.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/pionneer006.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/pionneer010.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/a...
by silent knight
Fri Apr 20, 2007 2:24 pm
Forum: WWI
Topic: Meuse-Argonne American cemetery at Romagne (France)
Replies: 5
Views: 3564

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Pascal
by silent knight
Fri Apr 20, 2007 2:22 pm
Forum: WWI
Topic: Meuse-Argonne American cemetery at Romagne (France)
Replies: 5
Views: 3564

http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/romagne064.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/romagne024.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/romagne053.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/romagne056.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/chap...
by silent knight
Fri Apr 20, 2007 2:21 pm
Forum: WWI
Topic: Meuse-Argonne American cemetery at Romagne (France)
Replies: 5
Views: 3564

http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/bassin.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/pano1.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/romagne011.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/romagne007.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/romagne069.jpg
by silent knight
Fri Apr 13, 2007 10:56 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: your opinion please
Replies: 8
Views: 2687

Thank you James and JR92, I think I am going to buy it.
As soon as I have it, I'll post more picture.
Pascal
by silent knight
Thu Apr 12, 2007 2:46 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: your opinion please
Replies: 8
Views: 2687

your opinion please

Hi everybody, I would like to buy this pioneer helmet, what do you think of it ? http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/DSC01659.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/DSC01664.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/pascal55/DSC01663.jpg http://i85.photobucket.com/albums/k53/p...
by silent knight
Sun Feb 04, 2007 2:59 pm
Forum: WWI
Topic: Duzey, France. Photo's German Artillery Bunkers & 380mm
Replies: 7
Views: 3954

Hello everybody, There were three 38cm SKL/45 positions near Verdun. The building of the first two positions began by the end of 1914, these positions were "Ferme Sorel" and "Bois de Muzeray". The concrete platforms were inclined by 5° to increase the vertical maximum angle of the guns and allow a m...
by silent knight
Wed Aug 16, 2006 11:48 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Knock-out Feldgrau officer's Schirmmütze
Replies: 7
Views: 4407

Very, very nice cap =D> =D> =D>

Pascal
by silent knight
Tue Aug 15, 2006 1:16 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Chinstrap
Replies: 16
Views: 7583

Pascal's photos seem to come and go. I think this glitch is related to image hosting. At present, I can see all the shots of the strap, but not the helmet. Sometimes refreshing the page helps. I change the hosting of my pictures, I hope the posting will be better now. I must confess, I thought the ...
by silent knight
Tue Aug 15, 2006 9:13 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Chinstrap
Replies: 16
Views: 7583

this chinstrap is from my wurttemberg helmet

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Pascal
by silent knight
Tue Aug 15, 2006 8:28 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Chinstrap
Replies: 16
Views: 7583

Thank you all for your answers.

I took a picture of the other side of one rivet. as you can see there are traces of sewing under it.

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Pascal
by silent knight
Mon Aug 14, 2006 8:03 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Chinstrap
Replies: 16
Views: 7583

Chinstrap

Hi everybody,

What do you think of this chinstrap?

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Best regards
Pascal
by silent knight
Sat Jul 08, 2006 4:42 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Bavarian marking
Replies: 5
Views: 2613

Thank you Otto and Chas.
This confirm what i thought.

Pascal
by silent knight
Fri Jul 07, 2006 1:18 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Bavarian marking
Replies: 5
Views: 2613

Hi everybody,

so, here they are.
What do you think of it?

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Pascal
by silent knight
Thu Jul 06, 2006 11:44 am
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Enjoy the smell of Victory till Saturday
Replies: 19
Views: 8422

ON EST EN FINAAALE!!! ON EST EN FINAAALE!!! ON EST, ON EST, ON EST EN FINAAAALLLE!!!!!

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Pascal :D
by silent knight
Wed Jul 05, 2006 12:59 pm
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Enjoy the smell of Victory till Saturday
Replies: 19
Views: 8422

Tonight France - Portugal

2 - 1

:wav: :wav: :wav:

Pascal
by silent knight
Sun Jul 02, 2006 3:07 pm
Forum: Otto's social forum
Topic: Enjoy the smell of Victory till Saturday
Replies: 19
Views: 8422

Allez les bleus !!!

Pascal
by silent knight
Sun Jul 02, 2006 5:52 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Bavarian marking
Replies: 5
Views: 2613

Hi Joe,

Yes i'm 100% sure that the marking is 8JR.
I will soon post some pictures of the cockades to have an advice on their authenticity.

Pascal
by silent knight
Sat Jul 01, 2006 3:58 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Bavarian marking
Replies: 5
Views: 2613

Bavarian marking

Hi,

i recently bought a new pickelhaube with this marking, do you think it can be Bavarian?

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Pascal
by silent knight
Fri Jun 30, 2006 4:10 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Dragoon haube
Replies: 5
Views: 2349

Thank you Tony and Bruno.

Bruno, i give you my adress by PM.

Pascal
by silent knight
Fri Jun 30, 2006 8:14 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Dragoon haube
Replies: 5
Views: 2349

Thank you Tony for your answer.

Tell me if I'm wrong but it seems to me that dragoon helmet had pearling on the spike.
I tried to find one but it is a very rare part.

Pascal
by silent knight
Thu Jun 29, 2006 3:06 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Dragoon haube
Replies: 5
Views: 2349

Dragoon haube

Hello everybody, This is a pickelhaube of my collection, what do you think of it. http://i3.tinypic.com/vy1fk7.jpg http://i3.tinypic.com/vy1fsw.jpg http://i3.tinypic.com/vy1f01.jpg http://i3.tinypic.com/vy1f9e.jpg http://i3.tinypic.com/vy1dh2.jpg http://i3.tinypic.com/vy1g1w.jpg http://i3.tinypic.co...